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Canadian Volkssport Federation

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          NOVEMBER 2021            

 

November 04
SYDNEY,  NS   Whitney Pier Trail
START POINT: Whitney Pier Historical Society Museum, 88 Mt Pleasant Street, Sydney  B1N 2G1
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration: 13:30 - 14:00
ORGANIZER: Cape Breton Island Hoppers Volkssport Club   Julie   902-562-5789   bretonhoppers@yahoo.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: A historical walking tour through the “Piers” using the former paths taken by workers to and from the Steel Plant
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From downtown Sydney follow road signs to Whitney Pier along Victoria Rd to Mt Pleasant St

 
November 06
BLOMIDON,  NS   Blomidon Park
START POINT: lower parking lot Blomidon Provincial Park, Blomidon Provincial Park, Blomidon  B0P 1H0
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club   Rick    902 847 1772   cvanhorne@bellaliant.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: walk the trails of Blomidon Provincial Park
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Lower Parking lot at Blomidon Provincial Park

 
November 06
STE-CATHERINE-DE-LA-JACQUES-CARTIER,  QC   Chemin de La Liseuse
START POINT: Parc du Grand-Héron, 4, rue Louis Jolliet, Ste-Catherine-de-la-Jacques-Cartier  G3N 2N6
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Ginette   418-930-8768   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
November 06
MEDICINE HAT,  AB   Crescent Heights
START POINT: McCoy High School, 202 8th Street NE, Medicine Hat  T1A 5R6
DISTANCES: 5, 11   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Volkssport Club of Medicine Hat   Dan   403-526-8104   dweather@memlane.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Residential streets, red shale and asphalt trails.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Trans Canada Hwy take 1st Street NW and proceed a few kilometres passing City Hall to Maple Avenue. Turn left and cross the river. Continue up the hill to 8th Street NE and turn right. Turn left at school and park._
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Bridges

 
November 06
NORTH BAY,  ON   YMCA Walk
START POINT: YMCA, 186 Chippewa St. W., North Bay  P1B 6G2
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 10:00 - 10:30
ORGANIZER: Gateway Walkers Club   André   705-840-9317   tardifandre@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Parking Lot

 
November 06
VANCOUVER/ BURNABY/ NEW WESTMINSTER,  BC   Expo SkyTrain Route
START POINT: Various SkyTrain Stations: Waterfront, Broadway, Patterson & Edmonds, Various SkyTrain Stations, Vancouver/ Burnaby/ New Westminster  Various
DISTANCES: 6, 10, 16, 23   Difficulty: 2B   Registration:  - 09:00; 10:00; 11:00; 12:00
ORGANIZER: Vancouver ’Venturers Volkssport Club   Agnes / Patricia      vancouverventurers@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Linear walk along Expo SkyTrain line, with all distances ending near New Westminster Station – at River Market at Westminster Quay (near World’s Tallest Tin Soldier).
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Various Start Points at SkyTrain Stations (1) Waterfront Station @ 9:00am for 23 k (2) Broadway Station @ 10:00am for 16 k  (3) Patterson Station @ 11:00am for 10 k  (4) Edmonds Station @ 12:00 noon for 6 k.

 
November 07
DARTMOUTH,  NS   Forest Hills, Bissett Lake & Heritage Park Trails
START POINT: Cole Harbour Place, 51 Forest Hills Parkway, Dartmouth  B2W 6C6
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Elaine   902-444-4571   ryanef@bellaliant.ne

 
November 07
NORTH DELTA,  BC   Westview Park
START POINT: Westview Park, 6500 Westview Drive, North Delta  V4E 3L6
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   TBA      surreytrekkersbc@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk through a sports park along residential streets and along paths returning through Watershed Park.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Highway #91 take Exit 64 Ave East, turn left at Westview Drive; park will be on your right.

 
November 10
TRURO,  NS   Victoria Park
START POINT: Parking lot, Top of Wood St, Truro  B2N 7H6
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Central Nova Volkssport Club   Tom   902-895-1231   tmmcnutt@eastlink.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Note day

 
November 13
SURREY,  BC   Sullivan
START POINT: Sullivan Park, 6306 - 152 St (end of 62A Ave), Surrey  V3S 3K9
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   Brenda / Sandi   604-897-7941 / 778-888-9796   jmorton@shaw.ca  / slwalton@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk through Urban park trails & residential streets.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy #1 eastbound, take exit #48 (152 St South) Left on 62A Ave; drive to parking lot on Right.

 
November 14
BEAUPORT,  QC   Rivière Beauport
START POINT: Aréna Marcel-Bédard, 655, boulevard des Chutes, Beauport  G1E 2B6
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 12:30 - 13:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Nicole   418-523-2717   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
November 14
BEECHVILLE,  NS   BLT Rails to Trails Walk
START POINT: Lakeside Industrial Park, 18 Lakeside Park Dr., Beechville  B3T 1L1
DISTANCES: 6, 12   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Trudy   902-852-5272   trudyhubley@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Lakeside Industrial Park, next to Coca Cola Plant.

 
November 21
CAP-ROUGE,  QC   Les six passerelles
START POINT: Marina de Cap-Rouge, 4155, chemin de la Plage, Cap-Rouge  G1Y 1W3
DISTANCES: 5, 10, 13   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 12:30 - 13:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Nicole   418-523-2717   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
November 21
BEDFORD,  NS   Old Coach Road / Cabin Lake Trail
START POINT: Sobey's (Mill Cove Shopping Centre), 961 Bedford Hwy, Bedford  B4A 1A9
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Lorraine   902-832-0578   ldeluca@ns.sympatico.ca

 
November 27
BAIE-SAINT-PAUL,  QC   Marché de Noël ($)
START POINT: Voir bulletin / site internet - See brochure / website, TBD, Baie-Saint-Paul 
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 12:30 - 13:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Michel P   418-843-9791   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
November 28
HALIFAX,  NS   1st & 2nd Lake Trails / Lower Sackville
START POINT: Sucker Brook Road, Lower Sackville, Left off Cobequid Rd, opposite Civic #491, Halifax  B4C 3Y7
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Joyce   902-864-2755   joycemccully@hotmail.com


 

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